More than a third of the country is in trouble when it comes to paying debts on time; 35% of Americans have debt in collections, according to a study out Tuesday from the Urban Institute, which analyzed the credit files of 7 million Americans.
Dollar Tree's (NASDAQ:DLTR) announcement that it will buy Family Dollar Stores (NYSE:FDO) for $8.5 billion shows that while dollar stores were once an afterthought in the retail industry, they have become an increasingly important player - for investors ...
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The dollar touched the strongest level in six weeks against major peers amid optimism the U.S. recovery is gathering pace. New Zealand's currency fell on prospects of lower earnings for the nation's dairy farmers.
July 28 (Bloomberg) -- Zillow agreed to purchase Trulia for $3.5 billion in an all-stock deal that is designed to make the combined entity the largest in online real estate advertising.